February 16, 1932 - January 6, 2017
Resided in Clio, MI
Benita was born February 16, 1932 in Little Rock, AR to the late Raymond and Ethel (Latham) Paul. She was a resident of Flint since 1951. Benita married Clois Elder December 1949. He preceded her in death on January 11, 1995. Mrs. Elder was a waitress at Merry Inn for many years. She loved playing bingo, watching westerns, listening to old country music and gospel music.
Surviving are: Children: Patricia Quinn of Clio, Richard (Kelly) Elder of Jacksonville, FL, Dorothy (Jim) Norris of Flint, Ethel (Kenneth) Uhlbeck of Newberry; 13 grandchildren; many great grandchildren; Siblings: Robert (Betty) Pulley of MO, Raymond (Frances) Paul of MO, Brenda (Art) Baggett of MO, Bruce Paul of CA; many nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by a son, Kenneth R. Elder. Please sign our guestbook or share an online condolence with the family at www.oguinnfh.com.
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